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Airplane Crash Statistics

Airplane Crash StatisticsData
Odds of being killed on a single airline flight1 in 29.4 million
Number of fatalities per million flight hours12.25
Survival rate of passengers on a fatal crash24 %
Fatalities by Phase of FlightPercent
Taxi, load/unload, parked, tow0 %
Takeoff16 %
Initial Climb14 %
Climb (flaps up)13 %
Cruise16 %
Descent4 %
Initial Approach12 %
Final Approach13 %
Landing12 %
Most Recent Airline CrashesDatePhaseFatalities
Kogalymavia Flight 9268November 1, 2015En Route224
Trigana Air Flight 267Aug 16, 2015En Route54
Germanwings Flight 9525March 24, 2015En Route150
Indonesia Flight 8501Dec 28, 2014En Route162
Air Algerie Flight 5017Jul 24, 2014En Route116
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17Jul 17 2014En Route298
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370Mar 8, 2014En Route239
Tatarstan Airlines Flight 363Nov 17, 2013Landing50
Dana Air Flight 992Jun 3 2012Approach163
Cause of Fatal Airplane CrashesPercent of Crashes
Pilot Error32 %
 Pilot Error  (weather related)16 %
 Pilot Error (mechanical related)5 %
 Total Pilot Error53 %
 Other Human Error6 %
 Weather12 %
 Mechanical Failure20 %
 Sabotage8 %
 Other Cause1 %
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Crashes and Fatalities on Aircrafts with 19 or More Passengers
YearNumber of Fatal CrashesNumber of Fatalities
20153428
20146931
20137266
2000211,029
199020618
1989351,690
1972412,347
North American Commercial Airline Accidents
AirlineMillion FlightsFatal EventsLast FatalityAccident Rate
Air Canada 4.37 0 (1983)-537%
AirTran Airways(ValuJet) 2.60 1 1996+75%
Alaska Airines/ Horizon 5.08 1 2000-174%
American Airlines16.5152001+5%
American Eagle / Executive11.1041994-28%
Comair 4.8622006+283%
Continental AL/Cont. Exp. 12.39 4 2009-905%
Delta Airlines 16.03 1 1996-1695%
Hawaiian Airlines1.25 0 None-225%
JetBlue1.62 0 None-262%
Southwest Airlines18.15 0 None-1915%
United Airlines12.87 3 2001-517%
United Express11.50 2 1996-598%
US Airways11.91 3 1994-200%
WestJet1.30 0 None-230%
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Airline Carrier, Plane Crash Report
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: May 23, 2017

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What Actually Happens During An NFL Game

An NFL Broadcast Minute by MinutePercent of TV Time
Players standing around between plays35.5 %
Commercials24.5 %
Replays10.7 %
Gameplay8.3 %
Coach Shots4.9 %
Referee Shots3.2 %
Halftime3.2 %
Sideline player shots2.2 %
On-Screen Promotions2 %
Other5.5 %
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Statistic Brain Research Institute, Gathered from 12 NFL Broadcasts
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: April 7, 2017

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